Carolyn Ann (Sleeth) Cox

February 16, 1941 - August 24, 2021

02/16/1941 - 08/24/2021

Carolyn Ann (Sleeth) Cox, 80, of Barnesville, OH, passed away Tuesday, August 24, 2021, at Liza’s Place, Valley Hospice Care Center South, Wheeling.

Carolyn was born February 16, 1941, in Parkersburg, WV, a daughter of the late Veltis Owen and Bernice Marie (Steed) Sleeth. She was a Christian by faith.

In addition to her parents, Carolyn was preceded in death by her husband, Carlson James Cox, in 2010; a daughter, Michelle Cox; a brother, Larry Sleeth; and two sisters, Janice I. Beaver and Mary E. Ondeck.

Carolyn is survived by her two daughters, Heather Cox of Barnesville and Shannon Dunn of Pittsburgh, PA; her “son-in-love”, Micah Dunn of Pittsburgh; three grandchildren, Joshua A. Groves, Lucia G. Dunn and Patrick D. Dunn; and dear nieces and nephews.

In accordance with Carolyn’s wishes, she will be cremated. There will be no services.

Memorial contributions may be made to either Liza’s Place, Valley Hospice Care Center South, 10686 State Route 150, Rayland, OH 43943, or online at, or LIFE Outreach International, P.O. Box 982000, Fort Worth, TX 76182-8000, or online at


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Glenna Carney
2 years ago

Heather and Shannon, Just learned of your mother’s going to heaven and wanted to tell you how much hers and your dad’s friendship meant to me. The time we went to South Carolina with Marla and Gene, we had so much fun. Just wanted to send my condolences and love. Glenna Carney